Noah Adams http://michiganradio.org en Shriveled Michigan apple harvest means fewer jobs, tough year ahead http://michiganradio.org/post/shriveled-michigan-apple-harvest-means-fewer-jobs-tough-year-ahead An apple a day might keep the doctor away, but what do you do when there are no apples? It's a question western Michigan's apple growers are dealing with this season after strange weather earlier in the year decimated the state's apple cultivation.<p>Michigan is the <a href="http://www.michiganapples.com/grow1.html">third-largest</a> apple producer in the U.S. after New York and Washington, but the state's apples will soon be in short supply. Mon, 17 Sep 2012 20:10:39 +0000 Noah Adams 9118 at http://michiganradio.org Shriveled Michigan apple harvest means fewer jobs, tough year ahead Michigan author dreams up a deadlier Ann Arbor http://michiganradio.org/post/michigan-author-dreams-deadlier-ann-arbor Ask Harry Dolan to take you for lunch at a restaurant he's written about, and he won't disappoint. In downtown Ann Arbor, Mich., on Liberty Street, the vegetarian restaurant Seva serves mushroom sliders and yam fries that both the crime writer and his characters are quite fond of. With any luck, you'll also catch the perfect song playing in the background — "Psycho Killer" by the Talking Heads.<p>Dolan's David Loogan crime series follows the editor of a mystery magazine who's always finding trouble. Mon, 27 Aug 2012 19:41:28 +0000 Noah Adams 8834 at http://michiganradio.org Michigan author dreams up a deadlier Ann Arbor A County Takes Down Prescription 'Pill Mills' http://michiganradio.org/post/county-takes-down-prescription-pill-mills Ohio's pain management clinics come under tough new regulations Sunday. Many of the clinics are blamed for prescription drug abuse in a state where the leading cause of accidental death is unintentional drug overdose. In the south of the state, Scioto County is leading the fight against the so-called "pill mills."<p>Anybody you talk to around the city of Portsmouth can tell you about a family member, a teammate or a colleague who's been in trouble with painkillers.<p>"I have an employee that will go through detox next week," motel manager Sharon Smith says. Sun, 19 Jun 2011 21:43:20 +0000 Noah Adams 2953 at http://michiganradio.org A County Takes Down Prescription 'Pill Mills'